Citizenship Bill bring relief to lakhs of people: Amit Shah

Citizenship Bill bring relief to lakhs of people: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who tabled the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Rajya Sabha,

said the bill will bring relief to lakhs of people.

"The Citizenship(Amendment) Bill will bring relief to lakhs of people. The bill will benefit

millions of persecuted refugees," Amit Shah said in Rajya Sabha.

The Citizenship bill seeks to grant citizenship to non-Muslim immigrants from Pakistan,

Afghanistan and Bangladesh who faced persecution in their countries.